Articles

Note: These are contributed articles from various authors. The opinions expressed are solely those of the authors, not ASA or any other organization. The author is Paul Arveson unless otherwise noted.

Comments on "Evidence and Cosmology: What we have learned from NASA's cosmic radiation probe" at AAAS, Feb. 19, 2004

"Cosmology and Theology", 2003

"From Science to Christianity: Toward a Complete Worldview" by Dennis L. Feucht

"If God Exists ... then why does he not make himself more evident to us?" by Dennis L. Feucht

"Gratuity in Nature and Technology"

"Underwater Acoustics from the Whale's Point of View"

"Polonium Haloes and Geochronology" - reference article by D. York with illustrations from Henderson & Sparks

"Appropriate Technology Now - Two Examples" - by Paul Arveson, for the ASA Annual Meeting, 2005

"Origins Don't Matter" - for the ASA Annual Meeting (poster session), 2005

What does Christ have to do with it? - a critique of Intelligent Design (2006)

"Evil and Suffering - The Problem" by John Ed Robertson

"Managing_Philosophical_Diversity" by John Ed Robertson

"Advice for Missionaries" by John Ed Robertson

"From Science to Christianity: Toward a Complete Worldview" by Dennis L. Feucht

"If God exists ... then why does he not make Himself more evident to us?" by Dennis L. Feucht

"A Relational Analysis of Social Groups", 1987

"Gratuity in Nature and Technology" , 1998

"Underwater Acoustics from the Whale's Point of View" , 2003

"Comments on the New Cosmology Findings" , 2003

"Cosmology and Theology" , 2003

"Origins Don't Matter!" , 2005

"Gratuity in Nature and Theology" , 2006

"What_is_Truth?" by John Ed Robertson

"Pleochroic Haloes and Geochronology" by Derek York, from American Geophysical Union

Mere Gravity a brief essay

What does Christ have to do with it? - a critique of Intelligent Design (Presented at National Presbyterian Church, 2006 -- an audio recording is also available)

Calvin's Role in the History of Science by Paul Arveson, May 2009 (talk given in the Wrestlers Class, National Presbyterian Church)

Zero, One, Two, Three: The Logical Dimensions of Religious Thought (talk given at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Scientific Affiliation)

Book Reviews

Reviews by John Ed Robertson:

""A New Kind of Christian" by Brian McLaren

All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes" by Ken Myers

"Bobos in Paradise" by David Brooks

"Breakout Churches" by Thom S. Rainer

"Finding Common Ground" by Tim Downs

"The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown

"Finding Faith" by Brian McLaren

"The Gospel and the American Dream" by Bruce Shelley

"God: The Evidence" by Patrick Glynn

"Rickover and the Nuclear Navy" by Francis Duncan

"Shadow" by Bob Woodward

"Modern Physics Ancient Faith" by Stephen M. Barr

"The Story of Quantum Mechanics" By Victor Guillemin

"Revolution" by George Barna

"Under the Banner of Heaven" by Jon Krakauer

"The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate's Deep Throat" by Bob Woodward

"The Heart of Racial Justice" by Brenda Salter McNeil and Rick Richardson

"The Wisdom of Crowds" by James Surowiecki

"Twenty Life-Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to Make" by Sherrie Eldridge

Under the Banner of Heaven" by Jon Krakauer

"LEADERSHIP NEXT" by Eddie Gibbs

"The Church of Irresistible Influence" by Robert Lewis

"Before a Bad Good-bye" by Tim Clinton

Better Together by Putnam & Feldstein

Great Leadership by Anthony Bell

Leadership and Self-Deception by the Arbinger Institute

A Critique of Hugh Ross' book "The Fingerprint of God"


Audio Recordings

Note: These are recordings of talks -- some new, some decades old -- by people who influenced me greatly. I commend them to you; their content is timeless. Length is typically 1 hour.

Death - What is it? Then What? by William A. Turner, Blacksburg Community Bible Class (1965) 
- a lay Bible teacher at Virginia Tech during the 1960's who has had a lasting influence.

Qualifications: The Man God Uses by P. T. Chandapilla, Inter-Varsity Missionary Convention (1964)

Walking in Love, by John Ed Robertson (c. 1972) - Student leader with the Navigators.

Talk by H. Harold Hartzler, Co-Founder of ASA (1977)

Other Interesting Messages:

Christ as Evolver and Evolved by Dr. George Murphy (c. 2005, lecture presented at the annual meeting of the American Scientific Affiliation)

"Dialogue in our Cosmic Aloneness", by Dr. Lawrence Fagg (lecture presented at the Washington Theological Union, Feb. 29, 2008)

Insider Ministry in Russia by Steve Slater (talk given in the Wrestlers Class, National Presbyterian Church, 2006)

Harvey Oslund - Lectures on Giving
- Harvey Oslund was an influential Staff Director for the Navigators in the US. Here we offer samples of his lectures on giving.

Stuart Kauffman, "Reinventing the Sacred" - Not a Christian, but an atheist scientist who nevertheless recognizes the utility of forms of religion, while denying its Power. Can you critique this?

Talks by Paul Arveson:

Answering Difficult Questions Workshop (Apologetics) (1972)

The Witness of God to Mens' Minds (1973)

"Science for Christians" series (1978):

My Journey in Science and Faith (1984)

Christian Theology and the History of Science (a) (1990)

Christian Theology and the History of Science (b) (1990)

Historical Review of Science and Faith (1996)

Appropriate Technology Now: Solar Cooking (2005)

Appropriate Technology Now: Hybrid Cars (2005)

Gratuity in Nature and Theology (2006)

Theological Critique of Intelligent Design (2006 - an outline of this talk is available)


Video and Multimedia Presentations

Dwight Hill on What We Are To Be About - at Navigators Labor Day reunion at the Spillmans, Aug. 31, 2008.  (photo)

Joe and Sharon Bobb, Navigators Labor Day reunion at the Spillmans, Sept. 4, 2010
Note: this video includes several sections. Noise is due to wind in trees.

" Now I've Seen Everything", a presentation on cosmology and theology by Paul Arveson, 2003.

"The Grounds for Belief in God According to the New Testament", by Dr. Roy Clouser, a presentation to the DC Metro ASA, March 18, 2012.

"The Philosophical Background of the Westminster Confession" by Paul Arveson, May 2012.

"Three Routes to God in Light of Creation" - a series of three presentations at the Coleville Presbyterian Church, Jan. 2013.

Hundreds of additional audio and video recordings are offered in the collection from the Wrestler's Class, National Presbyterian Church.


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